Meet the founders – Zadrian Smith


International Fashion Director, Zadrian Smith joined the FMA sharing his academic research and expansive knowledge of the fashion world.

Zadrian Smith is an International Fashion Director who has lived and worked across the globe in London, New York City, Los Angeles and Paris. He is an alum of the Fashion Institute of Technology and the London College of Fashion, and has a Master of Arts degree from the Courtauld Institute of Art.

He has held several positions both in fashion and the arts at American and British Vogue and the Museum of Arts and Design. His approach to styling is deeply rooted in academic research and knowledge of the fashion world, applying a work ethic placing his clients at the centre of a rigorous and insightful process.

In 2012, Zadrian founded the independent publication, PETRIe, and has been at its helm ever since, following his passion for journalism. His career in the celebrity world was established working with a carefully curated list of high-profile clients including Naomi Scott, Winnie Harlow, Ariana DeBose, Asante Blackk, Skai Jackson, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Amirah Vann, Lachlan Watson, Arlissa, Laura Donnelly, Virginia Gardner, Ally Maki, Mallory Edens and Patrick Gibson.

In 2020, Zadrian joined forces with fellow stylist Sarah Price and they are represented globally by The Wall Group. Read more about their partnership here!